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Peace Palace

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Address: Carnegieplein 2, 2517 KJ, The Hague, The Netherlands
Phone Number: +31 70 302 4242
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The Peace Palace since its entrance is a place that has contact with nature, depending on the time you visit the site gardens have seasonal flowers are really beautiful, the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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Bogotá, Distrito Especial, Colombia
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Bogotá, Distrito Especial, Colombia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The Peace Palace since its entrance is a place that has contact with nature, depending on the time you visit the site gardens have seasonal flowers are really beautiful, the imposing architecture from the entrance, outside and inside reflect carefully every detail of this place, lots of history and culture to discover.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I visited the peace palace many times in business. It is one of the icons of The Hague. I have the opportunity to have site tour to see the rich of the palace with all these luxuries all around. If you are planning to visit The Hague, I recommend to visit the peace palace. It is located not far from... More 

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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 199 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

In truth I was in The Hague to visit Madurodam.This was an unexpected pleasure.My home town has a famous son called Andrew Carnegie and he was influential in setting up the Peace Palace in 1913.His bust is alongside Mandela,Gandhi and Monnet.It is now the International Court Of Justice of the United Nations.There was only a short film,exhibition centre and Gift... More 

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VICTORIA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The palace is not always open so be sure to check in advance if it is open for visitors. If you wish to visit, you must take a guided tour.

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Malacca, Malaysia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I have read about this palace during my school days. Visiting it was like reading my history books again. It is beautiful and majestic I must say.

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Veldhoven, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2 visits First had a good look in the visitors centre. Brilliant presentation of the background, history and workings of the Peace Palace, the International Court of Justice (ICJ)and the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA). Second visit was a guided tour of the Peace Palace itself. Very good guide, valuable information on this beautiful building and its workings. Well worth... More 

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Kirkkonummi, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the visitors' center of Peace Palace recently. I checked the visiting hours of the Palace proper too late, and couldn't get tickets in time (well, next time then). Luckily there was this center, where is set up a small exposition. Different topics concern the history of peace movement, the building, two courts that function there, library etc. The... More 

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Los Angeles, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is such an important sight to see in this city of international justice & peace! The palace itself is gorgeous, although I couldn't go inside at the time I was there. They only offer tours every once in a while and they had none while I was in town. I was very sad about this, but I did do... More 

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Bucharest
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

As the title says, if you're there alone or in a couple, the outside of the palace is all you're gonna see. Plus the monument to the right (as you're facing the gates) saying peace in all languages. The free 'exhibition' is a real flop (unless you find it interesting to hear a story while looking at a page). I... More 

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Bartlesville, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on a guided tour of this museum and I would recommend doing that. The building itself is interesting from the outside and looks somewhat like a castle. Inside it is filled with art and beautifully appointed rooms. There is a small gift shop outside as go to the entrance.

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